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000
WGUS41 KRNK 060441
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1141 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

WVC025-055-089-061030-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.W.0004.150306T0441Z-150306T1030Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-
1141 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 530 AM EST

* AT 1135 PM EST...AUTOMATED GAUGES INDICATED THAT MINOR FLOODING
  CONTINUED ALONG THE BLUESTONE RIVER IN MERCER COUNTY. OTHER
  SMALLER CREEKS AND STREAMS WERE ALSO NEAR FLOOD LEVELS ACROSS THE
  REGION.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BLUEFIELD...
  PRINCETON...
  PIPESTEM...
  HINTON...
  AND SPANISHBURG.

LITTLE ADDED PRECIPITATION WILL OCCUR OVERNIGHT AND RIVERS WILL
CONTINUE TO FALL THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3817 8036 3811 8036 3805 8026 3803 7999
      3771 8033 3775 8067 3764 8076 3735 8089
      3727 8124 3734 8135 3772 8097 3768 8088
      3775 8091 3777 8089 3779 8092 3787 8075
      3807 8081 3809 8077 3808 8071 3826 8043

$$




000
WGUS41 KRNK 060441
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1141 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

WVC025-055-089-061030-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.W.0004.150306T0441Z-150306T1030Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-
1141 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 530 AM EST

* AT 1135 PM EST...AUTOMATED GAUGES INDICATED THAT MINOR FLOODING
  CONTINUED ALONG THE BLUESTONE RIVER IN MERCER COUNTY. OTHER
  SMALLER CREEKS AND STREAMS WERE ALSO NEAR FLOOD LEVELS ACROSS THE
  REGION.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BLUEFIELD...
  PRINCETON...
  PIPESTEM...
  HINTON...
  AND SPANISHBURG.

LITTLE ADDED PRECIPITATION WILL OCCUR OVERNIGHT AND RIVERS WILL
CONTINUE TO FALL THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3817 8036 3811 8036 3805 8026 3803 7999
      3771 8033 3775 8067 3764 8076 3735 8089
      3727 8124 3734 8135 3772 8097 3768 8088
      3775 8091 3777 8089 3779 8092 3787 8075
      3807 8081 3809 8077 3808 8071 3826 8043

$$





000
WGUS41 KRNK 060235
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
935 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

VAC121-161-775-060915-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150306T0915Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ROANOKE VA-MONTGOMERY VA-CITY OF SALEM VA-
935 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  WEST CENTRAL ROANOKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  THE CITY OF SALEM IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 415 AM EST FRIDAY

* AT 931 PM EST...AUTOMATED GAUGES CONTINUED TO SHOW THAT WATER
  LEVELS REMAINED NEAR FLOOD STAGE ALONG THE ROANOKE RIVER
  ESPECIALLY AROUND SALEM.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SALEM...
  SALEM CITY...
  GLENVAR...
  ELLISTON-LAFAYETTE...
  AND CAVE SPRING.

THE RIVER WILL REMAIN HIGH ENOUGH FOR ANOTHER COUPLE OF HOURS TO
AFFECT PORTIONS OF MILL LANE IN SALEM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3726 8002 3726 8003 3725 8004 3719 8023
      3726 8026 3733 8003

$$





000
WGUS41 KRNK 060235
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
935 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

VAC121-161-775-060915-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150306T0915Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ROANOKE VA-MONTGOMERY VA-CITY OF SALEM VA-
935 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  WEST CENTRAL ROANOKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  THE CITY OF SALEM IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 415 AM EST FRIDAY

* AT 931 PM EST...AUTOMATED GAUGES CONTINUED TO SHOW THAT WATER
  LEVELS REMAINED NEAR FLOOD STAGE ALONG THE ROANOKE RIVER
  ESPECIALLY AROUND SALEM.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SALEM...
  SALEM CITY...
  GLENVAR...
  ELLISTON-LAFAYETTE...
  AND CAVE SPRING.

THE RIVER WILL REMAIN HIGH ENOUGH FOR ANOTHER COUPLE OF HOURS TO
AFFECT PORTIONS OF MILL LANE IN SALEM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3726 8002 3726 8003 3725 8004 3719 8023
      3726 8026 3733 8003

$$





000
WGUS41 KRNK 052225
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
525 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

WVC025-055-063-089-060445-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150306T0445Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
525 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 523 PM EST...AUTOMATED RIVER GAUGES INDICATED THAT THE
  BLUESTONE RIVER...AND INDIAN CREEK ARE IN FLOOD. THE GREENBRIER
  RIVER AT ALDERSON IS JUST UNDER 3 FEET BELOW FLOOD STAGE BUT THE
  RIVER IS RISING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BLUEFIELD...
  PRINCETON...
  LEWISBURG...
  HINTON...
  AND WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS.

THIS INCLUDES THE WEST VIRGINIA STATE FAIRGROUNDS.

NO ADDITIONAL SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION WILL OCCUR AND RIVERS SHOULD
BE STARTING TO CREST AND RECEDE THROUGH THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3734 8135 3772 8097 3768 8088 3779 8092
      3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

WP





000
WGUS41 KRNK 052225
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
525 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

WVC025-055-063-089-060445-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150306T0445Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
525 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 523 PM EST...AUTOMATED RIVER GAUGES INDICATED THAT THE
  BLUESTONE RIVER...AND INDIAN CREEK ARE IN FLOOD. THE GREENBRIER
  RIVER AT ALDERSON IS JUST UNDER 3 FEET BELOW FLOOD STAGE BUT THE
  RIVER IS RISING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BLUEFIELD...
  PRINCETON...
  LEWISBURG...
  HINTON...
  AND WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS.

THIS INCLUDES THE WEST VIRGINIA STATE FAIRGROUNDS.

NO ADDITIONAL SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION WILL OCCUR AND RIVERS SHOULD
BE STARTING TO CREST AND RECEDE THROUGH THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3734 8135 3772 8097 3768 8088 3779 8092
      3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

WP




000
WGUS41 KRNK 052225
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
525 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

WVC025-055-063-089-060445-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150306T0445Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
525 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 523 PM EST...AUTOMATED RIVER GAUGES INDICATED THAT THE
  BLUESTONE RIVER...AND INDIAN CREEK ARE IN FLOOD. THE GREENBRIER
  RIVER AT ALDERSON IS JUST UNDER 3 FEET BELOW FLOOD STAGE BUT THE
  RIVER IS RISING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BLUEFIELD...
  PRINCETON...
  LEWISBURG...
  HINTON...
  AND WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS.

THIS INCLUDES THE WEST VIRGINIA STATE FAIRGROUNDS.

NO ADDITIONAL SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION WILL OCCUR AND RIVERS SHOULD
BE STARTING TO CREST AND RECEDE THROUGH THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3734 8135 3772 8097 3768 8088 3779 8092
      3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

WP





000
WGUS41 KRNK 052225
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
525 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

WVC025-055-063-089-060445-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150306T0445Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
525 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 523 PM EST...AUTOMATED RIVER GAUGES INDICATED THAT THE
  BLUESTONE RIVER...AND INDIAN CREEK ARE IN FLOOD. THE GREENBRIER
  RIVER AT ALDERSON IS JUST UNDER 3 FEET BELOW FLOOD STAGE BUT THE
  RIVER IS RISING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BLUEFIELD...
  PRINCETON...
  LEWISBURG...
  HINTON...
  AND WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS.

THIS INCLUDES THE WEST VIRGINIA STATE FAIRGROUNDS.

NO ADDITIONAL SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION WILL OCCUR AND RIVERS SHOULD
BE STARTING TO CREST AND RECEDE THROUGH THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3734 8135 3772 8097 3768 8088 3779 8092
      3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

WP




000
WGUS41 KRNK 052114
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
414 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

VAC121-161-775-060315-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.W.0003.150305T2114Z-150306T0315Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ROANOKE VA-MONTGOMERY VA-CITY OF SALEM VA-
414 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  WEST CENTRAL ROANOKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  THE CITY OF SALEM IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1015 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 411 PM EST...AUTOMATED RIVER GAUGES WERE RISING ALONG THE UPPER
  ROANOKE BASIN. THIS IS A RESULT FROM RAINFALL AND SNOW MELT FROM
  THE PAST DAY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SALEM...
  SALEM CITY...
  GLENVAR...
  ELLISTON-LAFAYETTE...
  AND CAVE SPRING.

THIS INCLUDES THE SALEM FAIRGROUNDS.

FLOOD WATERS ARE MOVING DOWN THE UPPER ROANOKE BASIN AND FLOODING OF
ALONG THE RIVER WILL OCCUR...ESPECIALLY BETWEEN GLENVAR AND ROANOKE.
THE RIVER WILL RISE HIGH ENOUGH TO AFFECT PORTIONS OF MILL LANE IN
SALEM.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3726 8002 3726 8003 3725 8004 3719 8023
      3726 8026 3733 8003

$$

PC




000
WGUS41 KRNK 052114
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
414 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

VAC121-161-775-060315-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.W.0003.150305T2114Z-150306T0315Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ROANOKE VA-MONTGOMERY VA-CITY OF SALEM VA-
414 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  WEST CENTRAL ROANOKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  THE CITY OF SALEM IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1015 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 411 PM EST...AUTOMATED RIVER GAUGES WERE RISING ALONG THE UPPER
  ROANOKE BASIN. THIS IS A RESULT FROM RAINFALL AND SNOW MELT FROM
  THE PAST DAY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SALEM...
  SALEM CITY...
  GLENVAR...
  ELLISTON-LAFAYETTE...
  AND CAVE SPRING.

THIS INCLUDES THE SALEM FAIRGROUNDS.

FLOOD WATERS ARE MOVING DOWN THE UPPER ROANOKE BASIN AND FLOODING OF
ALONG THE RIVER WILL OCCUR...ESPECIALLY BETWEEN GLENVAR AND ROANOKE.
THE RIVER WILL RISE HIGH ENOUGH TO AFFECT PORTIONS OF MILL LANE IN
SALEM.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3726 8002 3726 8003 3725 8004 3719 8023
      3726 8026 3733 8003

$$

PC





000
WGUS41 KRNK 052114
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
414 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

VAC121-161-775-060315-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.W.0003.150305T2114Z-150306T0315Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ROANOKE VA-MONTGOMERY VA-CITY OF SALEM VA-
414 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  WEST CENTRAL ROANOKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  THE CITY OF SALEM IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1015 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 411 PM EST...AUTOMATED RIVER GAUGES WERE RISING ALONG THE UPPER
  ROANOKE BASIN. THIS IS A RESULT FROM RAINFALL AND SNOW MELT FROM
  THE PAST DAY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SALEM...
  SALEM CITY...
  GLENVAR...
  ELLISTON-LAFAYETTE...
  AND CAVE SPRING.

THIS INCLUDES THE SALEM FAIRGROUNDS.

FLOOD WATERS ARE MOVING DOWN THE UPPER ROANOKE BASIN AND FLOODING OF
ALONG THE RIVER WILL OCCUR...ESPECIALLY BETWEEN GLENVAR AND ROANOKE.
THE RIVER WILL RISE HIGH ENOUGH TO AFFECT PORTIONS OF MILL LANE IN
SALEM.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3726 8002 3726 8003 3725 8004 3719 8023
      3726 8026 3733 8003

$$

PC





000
WGUS41 KRNK 051126
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
626 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

VAC185-WVC025-055-063-089-052245-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150305T2245Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
TAZEWELL VA-SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
626 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 545 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 600 AM EST...STREAM GAGES IN THE WARNED AREA CONTINUE TO
  INDICATE VERY HIGH WATER LEVELS. WIDESPREAD FLOODING CONTINUES TO
  BE REPORTED ON NUMEROUS STREAMS AND CREEKS MAINLY IN TAZEWELL AND
  MERCER COUNTIES BUT ALSO IN PARTS OF THE GREENBRIER VALLEY.

RAINFALL ACROSS THE AREA WEDNESDAY RANGED FROM ONE /1.00/ TO ONE AND
A HALF /1.50/ INCHES. THIS RAINFALL...COMBINED WITH EXISTING
SNOWMELT...TO PRODUCE WIDESPREAD FLOODING.  AN ADDITIONAL HALF-INCH
/0.50/ OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE BETWEEN NOW AND NOON...WHICH COULD
PRODUCE ADDITIONAL RISES ON RIVERS AND STREAMS.  TEMPERATURES AFTER
THIS MORNING ARE EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FREEZING...CHANGING THE RAIN
TO FROZEN PRECIPITATION...AND REDUCING ANY ADDITIONAL RUNOFF DURING
THE REMAINDER OF THE DAY. UNTIL THIS TAKES PLACE...FLOODING WILL
CONTINUE.

THERE ARE NUMEROUS SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS THAT ARE EITHER IN
FLOOD...OR EXPERIENCING HIGH WATER LEVELS.  HERE ARE SOME OF THE
LARGER ONES...

ON THE CLINCH RIVER IN TAZEWELL COUNTY...MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING
NEAR THE RIVER GAGE IN RICHLANDS. THE RIVER APPEARS THAT IT HAS
CRESTED...AT AROUND 12.3 FEET.  BETWEEN 800 PM YESTERDAY EVENING AND
600 AM THIS MORNING THE RIVER LEVEL HAS REMAINED AT AROUND 12 FEET.
FLOOD STAGE IS 10 FEET. RAIN CONTINUES TO FALL IN THIS AREA...SO THE
RIVER COULD BRIEFLY RISE AGAIN THIS MORNING...POSSIBLY ABOVE THE
CREST FROM LAST NIGHT.

ON THE BLUESTONE RIVER IN MERCER COUNTY...THE RIVER IS RUNNING
EXTREMELY HIGH...WITH MODERATE FLOODING OCCURRING BETWEEN
SPANISHBURG AND PIPESTEM.  AT 600 AM THE RIVER LEVEL AT SPANISHBURG
WAS 17.0 FEET. FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET. MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 15
FEET.  MAJOR FLOOD STAGE IS 18 FEET.  THE RIVER LEVEL MAY RISE
ANOTHER FOOT THIS MORNING.  THE RIVER IS STILL RISING DOWNSTREAM
TOWARD PIPESTEM. UNTIL THE RIVER RECEDES LATER TODAY...EXTENSIVE
LOWLAND FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG MUCH OF THE RIVER AND
SIGNIFICANT PORTIONS OF ROUTE 19 WILL LIKELY REMAIN CLOSED NEAR
SPANISHBURG.

INDIAN CREEK NEAR RED SULPHUR SPRINGS IN MONROE COUNTY IS ALSO IN
MODERATE FLOOD. AT 600 AM...THE STREAM LEVEL WAS AROUND 11.0 FEET
WHICH IS THE THRESHOLD BETWEEN MINOR AND MODERATE FLOODING. FLOOD
STAGE IS 8 FEET. LOWLAND FLOODING IS LIKELY AND SOME ROADS MAY BE
AFFECTED INCLUDING COUNTY ROAD 23.

IN ADDITION TO THE FLOOD THREAT...WATCH OUT FOR MUDSLIDES. THE
GROUND IS SO MOIST THAT ROCKS...MUD AND DEBRIS MAY FALL FROM
HILLSIDES RESULTING IN BLOCKED ROADS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3711 8131 3696 8177 3697 8177 3715 8186
      3723 8171 3721 8156 3727 8142 3772 8097
      3768 8088 3779 8092 3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

PM





000
WGUS41 KRNK 051126
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
626 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

VAC185-WVC025-055-063-089-052245-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150305T2245Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
TAZEWELL VA-SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
626 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 545 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 600 AM EST...STREAM GAGES IN THE WARNED AREA CONTINUE TO
  INDICATE VERY HIGH WATER LEVELS. WIDESPREAD FLOODING CONTINUES TO
  BE REPORTED ON NUMEROUS STREAMS AND CREEKS MAINLY IN TAZEWELL AND
  MERCER COUNTIES BUT ALSO IN PARTS OF THE GREENBRIER VALLEY.

RAINFALL ACROSS THE AREA WEDNESDAY RANGED FROM ONE /1.00/ TO ONE AND
A HALF /1.50/ INCHES. THIS RAINFALL...COMBINED WITH EXISTING
SNOWMELT...TO PRODUCE WIDESPREAD FLOODING.  AN ADDITIONAL HALF-INCH
/0.50/ OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE BETWEEN NOW AND NOON...WHICH COULD
PRODUCE ADDITIONAL RISES ON RIVERS AND STREAMS.  TEMPERATURES AFTER
THIS MORNING ARE EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FREEZING...CHANGING THE RAIN
TO FROZEN PRECIPITATION...AND REDUCING ANY ADDITIONAL RUNOFF DURING
THE REMAINDER OF THE DAY. UNTIL THIS TAKES PLACE...FLOODING WILL
CONTINUE.

THERE ARE NUMEROUS SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS THAT ARE EITHER IN
FLOOD...OR EXPERIENCING HIGH WATER LEVELS.  HERE ARE SOME OF THE
LARGER ONES...

ON THE CLINCH RIVER IN TAZEWELL COUNTY...MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING
NEAR THE RIVER GAGE IN RICHLANDS. THE RIVER APPEARS THAT IT HAS
CRESTED...AT AROUND 12.3 FEET.  BETWEEN 800 PM YESTERDAY EVENING AND
600 AM THIS MORNING THE RIVER LEVEL HAS REMAINED AT AROUND 12 FEET.
FLOOD STAGE IS 10 FEET. RAIN CONTINUES TO FALL IN THIS AREA...SO THE
RIVER COULD BRIEFLY RISE AGAIN THIS MORNING...POSSIBLY ABOVE THE
CREST FROM LAST NIGHT.

ON THE BLUESTONE RIVER IN MERCER COUNTY...THE RIVER IS RUNNING
EXTREMELY HIGH...WITH MODERATE FLOODING OCCURRING BETWEEN
SPANISHBURG AND PIPESTEM.  AT 600 AM THE RIVER LEVEL AT SPANISHBURG
WAS 17.0 FEET. FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET. MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 15
FEET.  MAJOR FLOOD STAGE IS 18 FEET.  THE RIVER LEVEL MAY RISE
ANOTHER FOOT THIS MORNING.  THE RIVER IS STILL RISING DOWNSTREAM
TOWARD PIPESTEM. UNTIL THE RIVER RECEDES LATER TODAY...EXTENSIVE
LOWLAND FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG MUCH OF THE RIVER AND
SIGNIFICANT PORTIONS OF ROUTE 19 WILL LIKELY REMAIN CLOSED NEAR
SPANISHBURG.

INDIAN CREEK NEAR RED SULPHUR SPRINGS IN MONROE COUNTY IS ALSO IN
MODERATE FLOOD. AT 600 AM...THE STREAM LEVEL WAS AROUND 11.0 FEET
WHICH IS THE THRESHOLD BETWEEN MINOR AND MODERATE FLOODING. FLOOD
STAGE IS 8 FEET. LOWLAND FLOODING IS LIKELY AND SOME ROADS MAY BE
AFFECTED INCLUDING COUNTY ROAD 23.

IN ADDITION TO THE FLOOD THREAT...WATCH OUT FOR MUDSLIDES. THE
GROUND IS SO MOIST THAT ROCKS...MUD AND DEBRIS MAY FALL FROM
HILLSIDES RESULTING IN BLOCKED ROADS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3711 8131 3696 8177 3697 8177 3715 8186
      3723 8171 3721 8156 3727 8142 3772 8097
      3768 8088 3779 8092 3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

PM




000
WGUS41 KRNK 051126
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
626 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

VAC185-WVC025-055-063-089-052245-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150305T2245Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
TAZEWELL VA-SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
626 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 545 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 600 AM EST...STREAM GAGES IN THE WARNED AREA CONTINUE TO
  INDICATE VERY HIGH WATER LEVELS. WIDESPREAD FLOODING CONTINUES TO
  BE REPORTED ON NUMEROUS STREAMS AND CREEKS MAINLY IN TAZEWELL AND
  MERCER COUNTIES BUT ALSO IN PARTS OF THE GREENBRIER VALLEY.

RAINFALL ACROSS THE AREA WEDNESDAY RANGED FROM ONE /1.00/ TO ONE AND
A HALF /1.50/ INCHES. THIS RAINFALL...COMBINED WITH EXISTING
SNOWMELT...TO PRODUCE WIDESPREAD FLOODING.  AN ADDITIONAL HALF-INCH
/0.50/ OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE BETWEEN NOW AND NOON...WHICH COULD
PRODUCE ADDITIONAL RISES ON RIVERS AND STREAMS.  TEMPERATURES AFTER
THIS MORNING ARE EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FREEZING...CHANGING THE RAIN
TO FROZEN PRECIPITATION...AND REDUCING ANY ADDITIONAL RUNOFF DURING
THE REMAINDER OF THE DAY. UNTIL THIS TAKES PLACE...FLOODING WILL
CONTINUE.

THERE ARE NUMEROUS SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS THAT ARE EITHER IN
FLOOD...OR EXPERIENCING HIGH WATER LEVELS.  HERE ARE SOME OF THE
LARGER ONES...

ON THE CLINCH RIVER IN TAZEWELL COUNTY...MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING
NEAR THE RIVER GAGE IN RICHLANDS. THE RIVER APPEARS THAT IT HAS
CRESTED...AT AROUND 12.3 FEET.  BETWEEN 800 PM YESTERDAY EVENING AND
600 AM THIS MORNING THE RIVER LEVEL HAS REMAINED AT AROUND 12 FEET.
FLOOD STAGE IS 10 FEET. RAIN CONTINUES TO FALL IN THIS AREA...SO THE
RIVER COULD BRIEFLY RISE AGAIN THIS MORNING...POSSIBLY ABOVE THE
CREST FROM LAST NIGHT.

ON THE BLUESTONE RIVER IN MERCER COUNTY...THE RIVER IS RUNNING
EXTREMELY HIGH...WITH MODERATE FLOODING OCCURRING BETWEEN
SPANISHBURG AND PIPESTEM.  AT 600 AM THE RIVER LEVEL AT SPANISHBURG
WAS 17.0 FEET. FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET. MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 15
FEET.  MAJOR FLOOD STAGE IS 18 FEET.  THE RIVER LEVEL MAY RISE
ANOTHER FOOT THIS MORNING.  THE RIVER IS STILL RISING DOWNSTREAM
TOWARD PIPESTEM. UNTIL THE RIVER RECEDES LATER TODAY...EXTENSIVE
LOWLAND FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG MUCH OF THE RIVER AND
SIGNIFICANT PORTIONS OF ROUTE 19 WILL LIKELY REMAIN CLOSED NEAR
SPANISHBURG.

INDIAN CREEK NEAR RED SULPHUR SPRINGS IN MONROE COUNTY IS ALSO IN
MODERATE FLOOD. AT 600 AM...THE STREAM LEVEL WAS AROUND 11.0 FEET
WHICH IS THE THRESHOLD BETWEEN MINOR AND MODERATE FLOODING. FLOOD
STAGE IS 8 FEET. LOWLAND FLOODING IS LIKELY AND SOME ROADS MAY BE
AFFECTED INCLUDING COUNTY ROAD 23.

IN ADDITION TO THE FLOOD THREAT...WATCH OUT FOR MUDSLIDES. THE
GROUND IS SO MOIST THAT ROCKS...MUD AND DEBRIS MAY FALL FROM
HILLSIDES RESULTING IN BLOCKED ROADS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3711 8131 3696 8177 3697 8177 3715 8186
      3723 8171 3721 8156 3727 8142 3772 8097
      3768 8088 3779 8092 3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

PM





000
WGUS41 KRNK 051126
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
626 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

VAC185-WVC025-055-063-089-052245-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150305T2245Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
TAZEWELL VA-SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
626 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 545 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 600 AM EST...STREAM GAGES IN THE WARNED AREA CONTINUE TO
  INDICATE VERY HIGH WATER LEVELS. WIDESPREAD FLOODING CONTINUES TO
  BE REPORTED ON NUMEROUS STREAMS AND CREEKS MAINLY IN TAZEWELL AND
  MERCER COUNTIES BUT ALSO IN PARTS OF THE GREENBRIER VALLEY.

RAINFALL ACROSS THE AREA WEDNESDAY RANGED FROM ONE /1.00/ TO ONE AND
A HALF /1.50/ INCHES. THIS RAINFALL...COMBINED WITH EXISTING
SNOWMELT...TO PRODUCE WIDESPREAD FLOODING.  AN ADDITIONAL HALF-INCH
/0.50/ OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE BETWEEN NOW AND NOON...WHICH COULD
PRODUCE ADDITIONAL RISES ON RIVERS AND STREAMS.  TEMPERATURES AFTER
THIS MORNING ARE EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FREEZING...CHANGING THE RAIN
TO FROZEN PRECIPITATION...AND REDUCING ANY ADDITIONAL RUNOFF DURING
THE REMAINDER OF THE DAY. UNTIL THIS TAKES PLACE...FLOODING WILL
CONTINUE.

THERE ARE NUMEROUS SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS THAT ARE EITHER IN
FLOOD...OR EXPERIENCING HIGH WATER LEVELS.  HERE ARE SOME OF THE
LARGER ONES...

ON THE CLINCH RIVER IN TAZEWELL COUNTY...MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING
NEAR THE RIVER GAGE IN RICHLANDS. THE RIVER APPEARS THAT IT HAS
CRESTED...AT AROUND 12.3 FEET.  BETWEEN 800 PM YESTERDAY EVENING AND
600 AM THIS MORNING THE RIVER LEVEL HAS REMAINED AT AROUND 12 FEET.
FLOOD STAGE IS 10 FEET. RAIN CONTINUES TO FALL IN THIS AREA...SO THE
RIVER COULD BRIEFLY RISE AGAIN THIS MORNING...POSSIBLY ABOVE THE
CREST FROM LAST NIGHT.

ON THE BLUESTONE RIVER IN MERCER COUNTY...THE RIVER IS RUNNING
EXTREMELY HIGH...WITH MODERATE FLOODING OCCURRING BETWEEN
SPANISHBURG AND PIPESTEM.  AT 600 AM THE RIVER LEVEL AT SPANISHBURG
WAS 17.0 FEET. FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET. MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 15
FEET.  MAJOR FLOOD STAGE IS 18 FEET.  THE RIVER LEVEL MAY RISE
ANOTHER FOOT THIS MORNING.  THE RIVER IS STILL RISING DOWNSTREAM
TOWARD PIPESTEM. UNTIL THE RIVER RECEDES LATER TODAY...EXTENSIVE
LOWLAND FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG MUCH OF THE RIVER AND
SIGNIFICANT PORTIONS OF ROUTE 19 WILL LIKELY REMAIN CLOSED NEAR
SPANISHBURG.

INDIAN CREEK NEAR RED SULPHUR SPRINGS IN MONROE COUNTY IS ALSO IN
MODERATE FLOOD. AT 600 AM...THE STREAM LEVEL WAS AROUND 11.0 FEET
WHICH IS THE THRESHOLD BETWEEN MINOR AND MODERATE FLOODING. FLOOD
STAGE IS 8 FEET. LOWLAND FLOODING IS LIKELY AND SOME ROADS MAY BE
AFFECTED INCLUDING COUNTY ROAD 23.

IN ADDITION TO THE FLOOD THREAT...WATCH OUT FOR MUDSLIDES. THE
GROUND IS SO MOIST THAT ROCKS...MUD AND DEBRIS MAY FALL FROM
HILLSIDES RESULTING IN BLOCKED ROADS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3711 8131 3696 8177 3697 8177 3715 8186
      3723 8171 3721 8156 3727 8142 3772 8097
      3768 8088 3779 8092 3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

PM




000
WGUS41 KRNK 051038
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
538 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

VAC071-052300-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150305T2300Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GILES VA-
538 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  GILES COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 600 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 530 AM EST...WOLF CREEK NEAR NARROWS VIRGINIA WAS ABOVE FLOOD
  STAGE RESULTING IN MINOR FLOODING. FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS HAS
  BEEN REPORTED...AND THIS WILL CONTINUE TO BE A PROBLEM TODAY.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF A HALF INCH IS LIKELY THIS MORNING
BEFORE THE RAIN CHANGES TO SLEET AND SNOW.  THIS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
WILL LIKELY RUNOFF CAUSING ADDITIONAL FLOODING.

AT 530 AM...THE WOLF CREEK STREAM GAGE REPORTED A LEVEL OF 10.3
FEET...WHICH IS JUST ABOVE THE 10 FOOT FLOOD STAGE. THE LEVEL OF THE
CREEK MAY RISE ANOTHER FOOT TODAY PENDING ADDITIONAL RAINFALL THIS
MORNING.

THROUGH DAYBREAK...AROUND ONE INCH OF RAIN HAD FALLEN ACROSS GILES
COUNTY.  ANOTHER HALF INCH OF RAIN IS LIKELY BETWEEN NOW AND NOON
TODAY. THIS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL...IN ADDITION TO ANY REMAINING SNOW
MELT...WILL KEEP STREAMS ACROSS THE COUNTY RUNNING HIGH WITH THE
POTENTIAL FOR LOWLAND FLOODING.

BY THIS AFTERNOON...TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW
FREEZING...CHANGING THE RAIN TO FROZEN PRECIPITATION...AND REDUCING
ANY ADDITIONAL RUNOFF.  UNTIL THIS TAKES PLACE...FLOODING WILL
CONTINUE.

IN ADDITION TO THE FLOOD THREAT...MUDSLIDES MAY ALSO BECOME A
PROBLEM IN THE STEEP HILLY TERRAIN.  THE GROUND IS SO MOIST THAT
ROCKS...MUD AND DEBRIS MAY FALL FROM HILLSIDES RESULTING IN BLOCKED
ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3731 8090 3735 8085 3736 8087 3740 8085
      3737 8075 3748 8055 3748 8052 3737 8047
      3718 8086 3719 8087 3719 8088 3727 8101

$$

PM




000
WGUS41 KRNK 051038
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
538 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

VAC071-052300-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150305T2300Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GILES VA-
538 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  GILES COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 600 PM EST THURSDAY

* AT 530 AM EST...WOLF CREEK NEAR NARROWS VIRGINIA WAS ABOVE FLOOD
  STAGE RESULTING IN MINOR FLOODING. FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS HAS
  BEEN REPORTED...AND THIS WILL CONTINUE TO BE A PROBLEM TODAY.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF A HALF INCH IS LIKELY THIS MORNING
BEFORE THE RAIN CHANGES TO SLEET AND SNOW.  THIS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
WILL LIKELY RUNOFF CAUSING ADDITIONAL FLOODING.

AT 530 AM...THE WOLF CREEK STREAM GAGE REPORTED A LEVEL OF 10.3
FEET...WHICH IS JUST ABOVE THE 10 FOOT FLOOD STAGE. THE LEVEL OF THE
CREEK MAY RISE ANOTHER FOOT TODAY PENDING ADDITIONAL RAINFALL THIS
MORNING.

THROUGH DAYBREAK...AROUND ONE INCH OF RAIN HAD FALLEN ACROSS GILES
COUNTY.  ANOTHER HALF INCH OF RAIN IS LIKELY BETWEEN NOW AND NOON
TODAY. THIS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL...IN ADDITION TO ANY REMAINING SNOW
MELT...WILL KEEP STREAMS ACROSS THE COUNTY RUNNING HIGH WITH THE
POTENTIAL FOR LOWLAND FLOODING.

BY THIS AFTERNOON...TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW
FREEZING...CHANGING THE RAIN TO FROZEN PRECIPITATION...AND REDUCING
ANY ADDITIONAL RUNOFF.  UNTIL THIS TAKES PLACE...FLOODING WILL
CONTINUE.

IN ADDITION TO THE FLOOD THREAT...MUDSLIDES MAY ALSO BECOME A
PROBLEM IN THE STEEP HILLY TERRAIN.  THE GROUND IS SO MOIST THAT
ROCKS...MUD AND DEBRIS MAY FALL FROM HILLSIDES RESULTING IN BLOCKED
ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3731 8090 3735 8085 3736 8087 3740 8085
      3737 8075 3748 8055 3748 8052 3737 8047
      3718 8086 3719 8087 3719 8088 3727 8101

$$

PM





000
WGUS41 KRNK 050124
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
824 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

VAC185-WVC025-055-063-089-051345-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150305T1345Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
TAZEWELL VA-SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
824 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 845 AM EST THURSDAY

* AT 805 PM EST...STREAM GAGES IN THE WARNED AREA CONTINUE
  TO INDICATE SIGNIFICANT SNOW MELT FLOODING ACROSS THE AREA AND WIDESPREAD
  FLOODING CONTINUES TO BE REPORTED ON NUMEROUS STREAMS AND CREEKS MAINLY
  IN TAZEWELL AND MERCER COUNTIES BUT ALSO IN PARTS OF GREENBRIER COUNTY.

RAINFALL UP TO A HALF-INCH /0.50/ OR MORE IS POSSIBLE TONIGHT WHICH COULD
PRODUCE ADDITIONAL RISES ON RIVERS AND STREAMS...BEFORE A CHANGE TO FROZEN
PRECIPITATION OCCURS EARLY TOMORROW MORNING REDUCING RUNOFF SHARPLY.

FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG THE CLINCH RIVER IN TAZEWELL COUNTY BUT THE
RIVER GAGE NEAR RICHLANDS CRESTED IN THE PAST HOUR AT 12.25 FEET. FLOOD
STAGE IS 10 FEET. WITH MORE RAINFALL ON THE WAY THE RIVER COULD BRIEFLY
RISE AGAIN LATER THIS EVENING POSSIBLY ABOVE THE EARLIER CREST.

THE BLUESTONE RIVER IN MERCER COUNTY WAS AT 16 FEET JUST BEFORE
8 PM AND STILL RISING. MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 15 FEET AND MAJOR
FLOOD STAGE IS 18 FEET.

EXTENSIVE LOWLAND FLOODING IS OCCURRING ALONG MUCH OF THE RIVER AND
SIGNIFICANT PORTIONS OF ROUTE 19 ARE CLOSED NEAR SPANISHBURG.

BRUSH CREEK IN MERCER COUNTY IS ALSO STILL RISING AND COULD PRODUCE
FLOODING NEAR AND WEST OF PRINCETON.

INDIAN CREEK NEAR RED SULPHUR SPRINGS IN MONROE COUNTY IS ALSO ABOVE ITS
MINOR FLOOD STAGE OF 8 FEET AND IS STILL RISING. LOWLAND FLOODING
IS LIKELY AND SOME ROADS MAY BE AFFECTED INCLUDING COUNTY ROAD 23.

NUMEROUS UNGAGED STREAMS AND CREEKS ARE ALSO LIKELY FLOODING AND COULD
POSE AN EQUAL THREAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3711 8131 3696 8177 3697 8177 3715 8186
      3723 8171 3721 8156 3727 8142 3772 8097
      3768 8088 3779 8092 3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

PC




000
WGUS41 KRNK 050124
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
824 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

VAC185-WVC025-055-063-089-051345-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150305T1345Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
TAZEWELL VA-SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
824 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 845 AM EST THURSDAY

* AT 805 PM EST...STREAM GAGES IN THE WARNED AREA CONTINUE
  TO INDICATE SIGNIFICANT SNOW MELT FLOODING ACROSS THE AREA AND WIDESPREAD
  FLOODING CONTINUES TO BE REPORTED ON NUMEROUS STREAMS AND CREEKS MAINLY
  IN TAZEWELL AND MERCER COUNTIES BUT ALSO IN PARTS OF GREENBRIER COUNTY.

RAINFALL UP TO A HALF-INCH /0.50/ OR MORE IS POSSIBLE TONIGHT WHICH COULD
PRODUCE ADDITIONAL RISES ON RIVERS AND STREAMS...BEFORE A CHANGE TO FROZEN
PRECIPITATION OCCURS EARLY TOMORROW MORNING REDUCING RUNOFF SHARPLY.

FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG THE CLINCH RIVER IN TAZEWELL COUNTY BUT THE
RIVER GAGE NEAR RICHLANDS CRESTED IN THE PAST HOUR AT 12.25 FEET. FLOOD
STAGE IS 10 FEET. WITH MORE RAINFALL ON THE WAY THE RIVER COULD BRIEFLY
RISE AGAIN LATER THIS EVENING POSSIBLY ABOVE THE EARLIER CREST.

THE BLUESTONE RIVER IN MERCER COUNTY WAS AT 16 FEET JUST BEFORE
8 PM AND STILL RISING. MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 15 FEET AND MAJOR
FLOOD STAGE IS 18 FEET.

EXTENSIVE LOWLAND FLOODING IS OCCURRING ALONG MUCH OF THE RIVER AND
SIGNIFICANT PORTIONS OF ROUTE 19 ARE CLOSED NEAR SPANISHBURG.

BRUSH CREEK IN MERCER COUNTY IS ALSO STILL RISING AND COULD PRODUCE
FLOODING NEAR AND WEST OF PRINCETON.

INDIAN CREEK NEAR RED SULPHUR SPRINGS IN MONROE COUNTY IS ALSO ABOVE ITS
MINOR FLOOD STAGE OF 8 FEET AND IS STILL RISING. LOWLAND FLOODING
IS LIKELY AND SOME ROADS MAY BE AFFECTED INCLUDING COUNTY ROAD 23.

NUMEROUS UNGAGED STREAMS AND CREEKS ARE ALSO LIKELY FLOODING AND COULD
POSE AN EQUAL THREAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3711 8131 3696 8177 3697 8177 3715 8186
      3723 8171 3721 8156 3727 8142 3772 8097
      3768 8088 3779 8092 3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

PC





000
WGUS41 KRNK 050124
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
824 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

VAC185-WVC025-055-063-089-051345-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150305T1345Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
TAZEWELL VA-SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
824 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 845 AM EST THURSDAY

* AT 805 PM EST...STREAM GAGES IN THE WARNED AREA CONTINUE
  TO INDICATE SIGNIFICANT SNOW MELT FLOODING ACROSS THE AREA AND WIDESPREAD
  FLOODING CONTINUES TO BE REPORTED ON NUMEROUS STREAMS AND CREEKS MAINLY
  IN TAZEWELL AND MERCER COUNTIES BUT ALSO IN PARTS OF GREENBRIER COUNTY.

RAINFALL UP TO A HALF-INCH /0.50/ OR MORE IS POSSIBLE TONIGHT WHICH COULD
PRODUCE ADDITIONAL RISES ON RIVERS AND STREAMS...BEFORE A CHANGE TO FROZEN
PRECIPITATION OCCURS EARLY TOMORROW MORNING REDUCING RUNOFF SHARPLY.

FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG THE CLINCH RIVER IN TAZEWELL COUNTY BUT THE
RIVER GAGE NEAR RICHLANDS CRESTED IN THE PAST HOUR AT 12.25 FEET. FLOOD
STAGE IS 10 FEET. WITH MORE RAINFALL ON THE WAY THE RIVER COULD BRIEFLY
RISE AGAIN LATER THIS EVENING POSSIBLY ABOVE THE EARLIER CREST.

THE BLUESTONE RIVER IN MERCER COUNTY WAS AT 16 FEET JUST BEFORE
8 PM AND STILL RISING. MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 15 FEET AND MAJOR
FLOOD STAGE IS 18 FEET.

EXTENSIVE LOWLAND FLOODING IS OCCURRING ALONG MUCH OF THE RIVER AND
SIGNIFICANT PORTIONS OF ROUTE 19 ARE CLOSED NEAR SPANISHBURG.

BRUSH CREEK IN MERCER COUNTY IS ALSO STILL RISING AND COULD PRODUCE
FLOODING NEAR AND WEST OF PRINCETON.

INDIAN CREEK NEAR RED SULPHUR SPRINGS IN MONROE COUNTY IS ALSO ABOVE ITS
MINOR FLOOD STAGE OF 8 FEET AND IS STILL RISING. LOWLAND FLOODING
IS LIKELY AND SOME ROADS MAY BE AFFECTED INCLUDING COUNTY ROAD 23.

NUMEROUS UNGAGED STREAMS AND CREEKS ARE ALSO LIKELY FLOODING AND COULD
POSE AN EQUAL THREAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3711 8131 3696 8177 3697 8177 3715 8186
      3723 8171 3721 8156 3727 8142 3772 8097
      3768 8088 3779 8092 3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

PC





000
WGUS41 KRNK 050124
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
824 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

VAC185-WVC025-055-063-089-051345-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150305T1345Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
TAZEWELL VA-SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
824 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 845 AM EST THURSDAY

* AT 805 PM EST...STREAM GAGES IN THE WARNED AREA CONTINUE
  TO INDICATE SIGNIFICANT SNOW MELT FLOODING ACROSS THE AREA AND WIDESPREAD
  FLOODING CONTINUES TO BE REPORTED ON NUMEROUS STREAMS AND CREEKS MAINLY
  IN TAZEWELL AND MERCER COUNTIES BUT ALSO IN PARTS OF GREENBRIER COUNTY.

RAINFALL UP TO A HALF-INCH /0.50/ OR MORE IS POSSIBLE TONIGHT WHICH COULD
PRODUCE ADDITIONAL RISES ON RIVERS AND STREAMS...BEFORE A CHANGE TO FROZEN
PRECIPITATION OCCURS EARLY TOMORROW MORNING REDUCING RUNOFF SHARPLY.

FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG THE CLINCH RIVER IN TAZEWELL COUNTY BUT THE
RIVER GAGE NEAR RICHLANDS CRESTED IN THE PAST HOUR AT 12.25 FEET. FLOOD
STAGE IS 10 FEET. WITH MORE RAINFALL ON THE WAY THE RIVER COULD BRIEFLY
RISE AGAIN LATER THIS EVENING POSSIBLY ABOVE THE EARLIER CREST.

THE BLUESTONE RIVER IN MERCER COUNTY WAS AT 16 FEET JUST BEFORE
8 PM AND STILL RISING. MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 15 FEET AND MAJOR
FLOOD STAGE IS 18 FEET.

EXTENSIVE LOWLAND FLOODING IS OCCURRING ALONG MUCH OF THE RIVER AND
SIGNIFICANT PORTIONS OF ROUTE 19 ARE CLOSED NEAR SPANISHBURG.

BRUSH CREEK IN MERCER COUNTY IS ALSO STILL RISING AND COULD PRODUCE
FLOODING NEAR AND WEST OF PRINCETON.

INDIAN CREEK NEAR RED SULPHUR SPRINGS IN MONROE COUNTY IS ALSO ABOVE ITS
MINOR FLOOD STAGE OF 8 FEET AND IS STILL RISING. LOWLAND FLOODING
IS LIKELY AND SOME ROADS MAY BE AFFECTED INCLUDING COUNTY ROAD 23.

NUMEROUS UNGAGED STREAMS AND CREEKS ARE ALSO LIKELY FLOODING AND COULD
POSE AN EQUAL THREAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3711 8131 3696 8177 3697 8177 3715 8186
      3723 8171 3721 8156 3727 8142 3772 8097
      3768 8088 3779 8092 3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

PC




000
WGUS41 KRNK 042312
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
612 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

VAC071-051100-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.W.0002.150304T2312Z-150305T1100Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GILES VA-
612 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  GILES COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 600 AM EST THURSDAY

* AT 604 PM EST...WOLF CREEK NEAR NARROWS IS APPROACHING FLOOD STAGE AS A RESULT OF
  EARLIER RAINFALL AND SNOW MELT. AT 530 PM THE STAGE WAS 9.36 FEET AND FLOOD STAGE
  IS 10 FEET.

WOLF CREEK WILL CONTINUE TO RISE OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS WITH A CREST LATER THIS
EVENING NEAR 11 FEET... MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET AT THIS GAGE. THE MAIN IMPACTS
WILL BE LOWLAND FLOODING.

OTHER UNGAGED SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS GILES COUNTY MAY ALSO EXPERIENCE
FLOODING THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT AS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO ONE-HALF
INCH IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3731 8090 3735 8085 3736 8087 3740 8085
      3737 8075 3748 8055 3748 8052 3737 8047
      3718 8086 3719 8087 3719 8088 3727 8101

$$

PC




000
WGUS41 KRNK 042312
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
612 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

VAC071-051100-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.W.0002.150304T2312Z-150305T1100Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GILES VA-
612 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  GILES COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 600 AM EST THURSDAY

* AT 604 PM EST...WOLF CREEK NEAR NARROWS IS APPROACHING FLOOD STAGE AS A RESULT OF
  EARLIER RAINFALL AND SNOW MELT. AT 530 PM THE STAGE WAS 9.36 FEET AND FLOOD STAGE
  IS 10 FEET.

WOLF CREEK WILL CONTINUE TO RISE OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS WITH A CREST LATER THIS
EVENING NEAR 11 FEET... MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET AT THIS GAGE. THE MAIN IMPACTS
WILL BE LOWLAND FLOODING.

OTHER UNGAGED SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS GILES COUNTY MAY ALSO EXPERIENCE
FLOODING THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT AS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO ONE-HALF
INCH IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3731 8090 3735 8085 3736 8087 3740 8085
      3737 8075 3748 8055 3748 8052 3737 8047
      3718 8086 3719 8087 3719 8088 3727 8101

$$

PC




000
WGUS41 KRNK 042312
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
612 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

VAC071-051100-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.W.0002.150304T2312Z-150305T1100Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GILES VA-
612 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  GILES COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 600 AM EST THURSDAY

* AT 604 PM EST...WOLF CREEK NEAR NARROWS IS APPROACHING FLOOD STAGE AS A RESULT OF
  EARLIER RAINFALL AND SNOW MELT. AT 530 PM THE STAGE WAS 9.36 FEET AND FLOOD STAGE
  IS 10 FEET.

WOLF CREEK WILL CONTINUE TO RISE OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS WITH A CREST LATER THIS
EVENING NEAR 11 FEET... MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET AT THIS GAGE. THE MAIN IMPACTS
WILL BE LOWLAND FLOODING.

OTHER UNGAGED SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS GILES COUNTY MAY ALSO EXPERIENCE
FLOODING THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT AS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO ONE-HALF
INCH IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3731 8090 3735 8085 3736 8087 3740 8085
      3737 8075 3748 8055 3748 8052 3737 8047
      3718 8086 3719 8087 3719 8088 3727 8101

$$

PC





000
WGUS41 KRNK 042312
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
612 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

VAC071-051100-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.W.0002.150304T2312Z-150305T1100Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GILES VA-
612 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  GILES COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 600 AM EST THURSDAY

* AT 604 PM EST...WOLF CREEK NEAR NARROWS IS APPROACHING FLOOD STAGE AS A RESULT OF
  EARLIER RAINFALL AND SNOW MELT. AT 530 PM THE STAGE WAS 9.36 FEET AND FLOOD STAGE
  IS 10 FEET.

WOLF CREEK WILL CONTINUE TO RISE OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS WITH A CREST LATER THIS
EVENING NEAR 11 FEET... MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET AT THIS GAGE. THE MAIN IMPACTS
WILL BE LOWLAND FLOODING.

OTHER UNGAGED SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS GILES COUNTY MAY ALSO EXPERIENCE
FLOODING THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT AS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO ONE-HALF
INCH IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3731 8090 3735 8085 3736 8087 3740 8085
      3737 8075 3748 8055 3748 8052 3737 8047
      3718 8086 3719 8087 3719 8088 3727 8101

$$

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000
WGUS41 KRNK 041347
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
847 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

VAC185-WVC025-055-063-089-050145-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.W.0001.150304T1347Z-150305T0145Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
TAZEWELL VA-SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
847 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 845 PM EST WEDNESDAY

* AT 841 AM EST...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  THAT MODERATE RAIN WAS FALLING OVER THE AREA. COMBINED WITH VERY
  WET SOILS AND SNOW MELT THIS RAIN WILL CAUSE FLOODING. RAINFALL AMOUNTS
  OF 0.50 TO 1 INCH OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN SO FAR AND SEVERAL STREAM GAGES
  ARE NOW APPROACHING FLOOD STAGE. THIS INCLUDES PARTS OF THE BLUESTONE
  RIVER AND CLINCH RIVER.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 1.5 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE TODAY IN
THE WARNED AREA.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...
BLUESTONE RIVER
CAMP CREEK
BRUSH CREEK
MEADOW RIVER
CLINCH RIVER

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES IN URBAN AREAS.
ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF
CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3711 8131 3696 8177 3697 8177 3715 8186
      3723 8171 3721 8156 3727 8142 3772 8097
      3768 8088 3779 8092 3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

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000
WGUS41 KRNK 041347
FLWRNK

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
847 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

VAC185-WVC025-055-063-089-050145-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.W.0001.150304T1347Z-150305T0145Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
TAZEWELL VA-SUMMERS WV-GREENBRIER WV-MERCER WV-MONROE WV-
847 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOW MELT IN...
  TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MERCER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 845 PM EST WEDNESDAY

* AT 841 AM EST...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  THAT MODERATE RAIN WAS FALLING OVER THE AREA. COMBINED WITH VERY
  WET SOILS AND SNOW MELT THIS RAIN WILL CAUSE FLOODING. RAINFALL AMOUNTS
  OF 0.50 TO 1 INCH OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN SO FAR AND SEVERAL STREAM GAGES
  ARE NOW APPROACHING FLOOD STAGE. THIS INCLUDES PARTS OF THE BLUESTONE
  RIVER AND CLINCH RIVER.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 1.5 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE TODAY IN
THE WARNED AREA.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...
BLUESTONE RIVER
CAMP CREEK
BRUSH CREEK
MEADOW RIVER
CLINCH RIVER

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES IN URBAN AREAS.
ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF
CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8043 3805 8026 3803 7999 3771 8033
      3761 8024 3743 8086 3735 8089 3727 8124
      3711 8131 3696 8177 3697 8177 3715 8186
      3723 8171 3721 8156 3727 8142 3772 8097
      3768 8088 3779 8092 3787 8075 3807 8081

$$

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